“Media archaeology is a relatively new term that defines excavating through the history of media,” Bruno says. “It’s a way to understand where the history comes from and also how that history can be reinvented.”
Tucked beneath the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, the Harvard Film Archive is easy to miss. Yet as one of the most prominent university-based film collections in the U.S., the archive is a cinephile’s gem—one that cultivates a dynamic space for the film-watching community.
“VEGA INTL. Night School” stands as a glossy new addition to Neon Indian’s catalogue that draws on elements of the past, including the tongue-in-cheek nature of 1980s hits, to push its singular sound forward.
A few minor faults notwithstanding, “Night at the Fiestas” truly is a brilliant piece of literature. It transcends the prototypical modern short story collection because Quade possesses an extraordinary insight into human nature.
Though “Vestiges and Claws” is both melodically and lyrically stunning, José González's third effort offers little in terms of emotional depth or any semblance of artistic innovation from his previous work.